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New Video: Francis and the Lights - "Darling, It's Alright" - YouTube Premiere

Francis and the Lights - "Darling, It's Alright"

Watch Francis and the Lights' new music video for "Darling, It's Alright" on YouTube. The single comes from FatL's new full length album, It'll Be Better, available now on Cantora via iTunes. Stream + embed the album anywhere online: www.itllbebetter.com.

Tour dates with Drake and K-Os after the jump.

Francis and the Lights new album "It'll Be Better" on Cantora - Streamable Widget and iTunes Download!

We are thrilled to announce Francis and the Lights' new record It’ll Be Better on Cantora Records, the first full-length release from the invigoratingly soulful rock n roll group fronted by Francis Farewell Starlite. Available now on iTunes and out on CD July 20th, It’ll Be Better showcases the vast range of Francis Farewell Starlite’s songwriting talent over 8 succinct and passionate songs.

Stream and embed the album anywhere on the internet now at: www.itllbebetter.com

Gordon Voidwell Joins Cantora Family with 12"

Gordon Voidwell Joins Cantora Family with 12"

What a way to start of the rainy week!

Brooklyn, New York's very own Gordon Voidwell is joining the Cantora Records family with an upcoming 12"/Digital single out May 18th. DJ's and vinyl sleuths get juiced, the "Ivy League Circus" single will feature instrumentals, acapellas, a remix by Boy Crisis and a bangin b(ooty)-side for the upcoming summer sweat.

He just crushed 92Y this weekend with Boy Crisis and Das Racist and has more live dates below.

Savoir Adore "Bodies" Single Out May 4th

Savoir Adore "Bodies" Single Out May 4th

Savoir Adore are releasing a single for "Bodies" on May 4th in the US, and May 3rd in the UK. The single includes single "Bodies" from their debut full-length In The Wooded Forest , "Secret Fires" b-side and remixes by French Horn Rebellion and Midnight Magic. Leading up to the release, Savoir Adore will be hitting a handful of key shows with Adam Green, Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson and Theophilus London.

Tour Dates after the jump.

MGMT's "Congratulations" Out Today!

MGMT's "Congratulations" Out Today!

MGMT's sophomore record Congratulations is available today. Catch them live this summer as they hit the road again. Check out tour dates for all summer shows.

Purchase information can be found here.

Francis and the Lights to be featured on new Drake album, Thank Me Later

Drake and Francis and the Lights "Thank Me Later"

Francis and the Lights will be featured on the new Drake album, Thank Me Later, due out this May. Francis has written and produced a track in a collabo with the hip hop star. Read the preview announcement in this month's rolling stone.

Savoir Adore do Daytrotter Session

Savoir Adore do Daytrotter Session

Savoir Adore's Daytrotter session is finally live. We don't want to steal Sean Moeller's thunder so get on over there to download 4 beautiful live renditions from "In The Wooded Forest".

The man's got a way with words too!

Bear Hands Play Brooklyn Tonight + Hit Tour with Passion Pit

Bear Hands Play Brooklyn Tonight + Hit Tour with Passion Pit

As if SXSW warranted two weeks hibernation, Bear Hands play TONIGHT (3/26) at Glasslands Gallery in Brooklyn along side Lissie Truly, Acrylics, and Pocketknife. Holy Ghost! DJ all night. Perfect Friday night medicine for a crazy week. Doors at 9 PM, 21+

Next week Bear Hands head out with Passion Pit across the country to wreak much like that of Mad Max in all three Road Warrior films.

Tour Dates and acoustic take of unreleased "Tall Trees" from SXSW after the jump.

Cantora Records SXSW Official Showcase + SXSW Band Schedules

Cantora Records SXSW Official Showcase + SXSW Band Schedules

The Cantora Records official SXSW 2010 showcase is set in stone. It will be our first year down south hosting bands, stuffing face with savory bbq, crushing beers, looking for Coach Taylor of the Dillon Panthers, andall-around dogbirding all the hot sun and music Austin has to offer.

Details on the Cantora Official Showcase + all band SXSW dates after the jump...

Francis and the Lights Tour with Drake

Francis and the Lights Tour with Drake

Francis Farewell Starlite, the man behind Francis and the Lights, will be bringing his soulful rock outfit out for a five week string of dates across the East Coast and Midwest, concluding in NYC with a show at Bowery Ballroom. The majority of the dates the band will be playing support to Canadian hip hop superstar Drake, who personally invited Francis and the Lights on the tour...

Tour Dates after the jump.

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